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Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
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Altona, NY 12910
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29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
29 Broad Street
Plattsburgh, NY 12901
Phone: 518-561-3980
Glen Drapeau

Glen Drapeau

Saturday, September 15th, 1945 - Friday, May 3rd, 2019
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Glen A. Drapeau, 73, of Peru, NY, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2019. He was born in Plattsburgh on September 15, 1945, to Alfred and Josephine Drapeau . On December 31, 1974, he married Susan Adkins.
Glen served in Naval Intelligence for four years. Pursuing his love of collecting, he became an acknowledged authority on coins and stamps throughout New England. For his next career, he pursued another interest to became an accomplished woodworker. Then while climbing the trails and mountains of his beloved Adirondacks, Glen came to his most fulfilling career—30 years as a wildlife photographer.
He loved documenting birds and animals in their habitats and sharing his joyous passion through the images he captured.
His award-winning work has been featured on numerous calendars and in national publications,
and his images were exhibited in galleries across the North Country.
He is survived by his loving wife Susan. Also surviving are his siblings Joseph Drapeau of West Chazy; Angela LeBel (Lenny) of Concord, NH; Wayne Drapeau of Stoney Brook; Jackie Andrews (Patrick) of Peru; Sheila Poindexter of Plattsburgh; and Gloria Drapeau of Plattsburgh, and several well-loved nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his parents and his younger brother, Clyde.
Per Glen’s wishes there will be no calling hours or services. In lieu of flowers or cards, kindly send a donation to the Salvation Army, Glen’s preferred charity.
Arrangements are entrusted to Brown Funeral Home, 29 Broad St., Plattsburgh, N.Y.(518) 561-3980. Online condolences may be made and memorial candles may be offered at www.brownfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Artina

Posted at 09:52pm
My sincere condolences for your loss may the God of comfort be with your family during this most difficult time. Please find comfort from these words 2Corinthians 1:3, 4 and Isaiah 25:8.
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Paul Sayah

Posted at 06:39pm
Rip Mr Drapeau I enjoyed talking Everytime I went to repair your refrigerator!🙏🙏 Paul from Lee Appliance
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Carlene Wood

Posted at 10:38am
Bill and I so enjoyed our conversations with Glen (and you) over the past 3 years. We will miss him. So sad for you Susan, I know your grief is overwhelming. As neighbors and friends, we are here for you. Carlene and Bill
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Connie Giles

Posted at 12:07pm
Susan, I am so sorry for the loss of Glen. My thoughts & prayers go out to you & the whole family!!
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Karina G

Posted at 09:14am
i am so sorry for your loss and I would like to express my sincerest condolences. I would like to share with you the words found in 2 Thessalonians 2:16,17. May this help give your family comfort during this time.
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